Re: apt cache files (*.bin) corruption
In article <[🔎] 4588249F.email@example.com>,
José Alburquerque<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> You know, I remember starting to experience segfault problems with apt
> shortly after I upgraded my kernel. I haven't fully read the apt
> segfault bug reports but I think it is not exactly due to apt but
> instead to something else (see
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=401263;msg=45). Have
> you upgraded a kernel recently?
I have just updated my kernel, yes. Not sure if it coincided with when this
started happening, but it's certainly possible.
> At any rate, I sort of overlooked that you're using stable so I don't
> know if the apt from testing might just "drop in".
I'll download the one from testing, and see if it does drop in to Stable.
Not sure I want to update to testing just yet, even thought it's frozen. I
think I'll wait until there's at least security support for it first.